Fr. James W. Queren
In 10/21 three men in their 50s stated publicly that Queren repeatedly sexually abused them and “nearly a dozen” other boys when they were 10- and 11-year-old altar servers at Holy Family in Lawtell. The priest allegedly used them to recruit other boys, and tried to have them “do each other” in a group. At least one of them had come forward to the diocese in 2018. Lawtell died in 1992.
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